General

First Name

Anu

Last Name

Vedantham

Job Title

Director of Learning and Teaching Services, FAS Libraries

Organization

Harvard University

Country

United States

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Contact Info

Website

http://works.bepress.com/anu

Skype

anu_vedantham

Extended Profile

Interests

Educational Technology

Biography

Dr. Anu Vedantham joined Harvard Library in 2016 as the Director of Learning and Teaching Services for the FAS Libraries. She directed the Weigle Information Commons at the Penn Libraries for nine years. Her research on global warming at the Environmental Defense Fund has been recognized by the Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change (IPCC) as a significant contribution to the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize. At Stockton University, she directed the Southern Regional Educational Technology Training Center (ETTC), and served as Interim Associate Provost and Director of Instructional Technology. She served as Director of Grants and Community Initiatives at Stafford Township School District, and as Grants Program Officer at the Telecommunications Opportunities Program at the U.S. Department of Commerce.
She holds her doctorate in Higher Education Management from Penn’s Graduate School of Education, her New Jersey Principal Certificate, her Masters in Public Affairs from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University and her Bachelors and Masters in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).